LINGUIST List 32.3005

Wed Sep 22 2021

Jobs: English; Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics; Pragmatics; Semantics; Syntax: Linguist, TELUS International

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <laurenlinguistlist.org>



Date: 22-Sep-2021
From: Sari Rantanen <jobs.aitelusinternational.ai>
Subject: English; Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics; Pragmatics; Semantics; Syntax: Linguist, TELUS International, Remote
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University or Organization: TELUS International
Job Title: Linguist

Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics; Pragmatics; Semantics; Syntax

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Work Location: Remote / Work from home
Work Schedule: Part-time (20-30h/week)
Languages Needed: English US
Job Status: Freelance
Job Duration: until February 2022
Start Date: ASAP

Role Summary:
TELUS International is looking for annotators with a strong background in generative linguistics to work on an annotation project. The ideal candidate has prior experience with syntactic categorization using X-bar theory, semantic annotation of anaphora and coreference as well as knowledge of presupposition and implicature.

Role Responsibilities:
- Named entity and dialogue act annotation
- Participating in weekly meetings

Minimum Requirements:
- University degree (bachelor’s, master’s or PhD) in Linguistics.
- Idiomatic fluency in English US.
- Experience in at least 3 of the following 4 topics: Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis.
- Experience with generative grammar, syntactic trees, anaphora, presupposition and implicature is preferred.
- Passion for annotation, evaluation, and data quality work.
- Ability to work partially on PST hours.

Send us your complete Resume/CV in English to the application email below.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: jobs.aitelusinternational.ai
Contact Information:
Resourcing Specialist Sari Rantanen
Email: jobs.aitelusinternational.ai


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